Patterns of sedentary behaviour in office workers

AF Kirk, AM Knowles, K Laverty, D Muggeridge, L Kelly, A Hughes

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Abstract

Prolonged sedentary behaviour is associated with obesity, abnormal glucose metabolism and increased risk for Type 2 diabetes. Understanding habitual patterns in sedentary behaviour is important to inform feasible and acceptable guidelines and interventions.
LanguageEnglish
Article numberP276
Number of pages1
JournalDiabetic Medicine
Volume33
Issue numberSuppl. 1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 31 Mar 2016
EventDiabetes UK Professional Conference 2016 - Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Duration: 2 Mar 20164 Mar 2016

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Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
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Glucose
chronic illness

Keywords

  • sedentary behaviour
  • obesity
  • glucose metabolism
  • Type 2 diabetes
  • office workers

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Kirk, AF ; Knowles, AM ; Laverty, K ; Muggeridge, D ; Kelly, L ; Hughes, A. / Patterns of sedentary behaviour in office workers. In: Diabetic Medicine. 2016 ; Vol. 33, No. Suppl. 1.
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Patterns of sedentary behaviour in office workers. / Kirk, AF; Knowles, AM; Laverty, K; Muggeridge, D; Kelly, L; Hughes, A.

In: Diabetic Medicine, Vol. 33, No. Suppl. 1, P276, 31.03.2016.

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